Avoid the queues and use one of the services below:
Please Note: We will only be operating one large capacity bus for this game
The station pick up has also moved to the rear of the railway station.
SHUTTLE BUS SERVICE
MUST BE PRE-BOOKED BY EMAILING firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm on Friday 24th January 2014.
- Edgeley Mercian Way opp. Telescope shop DEPARTS 12.00pm PROMPT
- Stockport Station Rear Entrance DEPARTS 12.10pm PROMPT
- Parrs Wood Outside Cinema DEPARTS 12.30pm PROMPT
RETURN FROM STADIUM 16.00 (or 15 minutes from the final whistle) FARE ON THIS SERVICE IS £6 RETURN
To book onto any of these services please email email@example.com clearly stating your name, how many places you wish to book, your required departure point and your required departure time. You will receive a confirmation email within 24 hours of confirming your selected departure location and time. Should you fail to receive this confirmation, please re-send your email or call us on 0161 820 2610.
MANCHESTER RUGBY CLUB
The service from Manchester Rugby Club has now ended.
PARK & RIDE FROM THE TRAFFORD CENTRE
Buses will be operating shuttle bus services from STAND 4 of the Trafford Centre Bus Station at the following times:
Return post Match:
(SUBJECT TO DEMAND)
THIS SERVICE IS NOW FREE OF CHARGE
There is no booking required for these coaches; however these will be on a first come first serve basis. Arrive early to avoid disappointment.
Return journeys will commence departure from the stadium at 16.00 and will run until 17.00.
These coaches will drop you off within the stadium grounds.
First Bus Number 67 is a PUBLIC service and is not booked or controlled by Sale Sharks or the AJ Bell Stadium.
Brook Pub: For details on the shuttle service being ran by the Brook Pub, contact 0161 973 7773
King George Pub: For details on the shuttle service ran by the King George Pub, Hale, contact Mike via email on firstname.lastname@example.org
TRAVELLING BY TRAIN
If you are travelling by Train, our nearest Train Stations with bus connections to the stadium are:
- Irlam and Eccles
- Irlam Train Station
You can travel to Irlam Train Station from the following departure stations:
- Manchester Piccadilly
- Oxford Road
If you are travelling by Metrolink, our nearest Metrolink station is Eccles.
The Metrolink runs every 12 minutes from Manchester city centre to Eccles. To travel from Sale via Metrolink passengers should change lines at Cornbrook. On arrival at Eccles Metrolink, cross the road to Eccles Interchange Bus Station and catch the Number 67 bus to the stadium
Metrolink services run from Eccles to Manchester every 12 minutes.
Please not that Salford City Stadium and Sale Sharks will not be held responsible for anyone who does not arrive in time for kick off, nor will they be responsible for any missed return journeys or missed connections.
CYCLING TO THE AJ BELL STADIUM
If you choose to cycle to A J Bell Stadium there are 12 bike racks located outside the main west stand. Bikes can be chained to these are the owners own risk.
MOTORCYCLES AT THE AJ BELL STADIUM
There is a dedicated motorcycle parking area within the main west stand car park. There is no charge for parking of motorcycles at the stadium.
DRIVING TO THE AJ BELL STADIUM
THE CAR PARK AT THE STADIUM HAS LIMITED AVAILABILTY ON SATURDAY AFTERNOON
The cost is £10 per car. £5 goes to the stadium and the other £5 helps subsidise the free shuttle bus from the Trafford Centre. Please email email@example.com for details
- Barton Airport, Liverpool Road, M30 7SA - www.cityairportandheliport.com
Located on the A57 (across from the stadium), Barton Airport offers approximately 250 parking spaces. These are charged at £5 per person and payable by cash on the night. The stadium is approximately 10 minutes walk.
- The Unicorn Pub, Liverpool Road, M30 7BY
Located on Liverpool Road, (A57 Eccles end), the unicorn pub offers limited match day parking at £5 per car, cash payable on the night. The stadium is approximately 15 minutes walk away
- Eccles Rugby Club, Gorton Street, Eccles, M30 7LZ - www.ecclesrfc.org.uk
Located just off of Liverpool Road, Eccles RFC offer match day car parking. Charged of £2.50 per car, cash payable on the night. The stadium is approximately 15 minutes walk away.
If you do choose to travel by car, please click here for our interactive map.
Tickets for our LV=Cup tie v Worcester Warriors are still available and start at just £10 for juniors/concessions and £15 for adults. To purchase tickets please visit www.salesharks.com/tickets, call 08444 994 994, or email firstname.lastname@example.org with your name and telephone number, and we will call you back.